Share this article with friends Share
HYPETRAK is now part of HYPEBEAST Music. Read the latest music stories here.

Justin Bieber's 'Purpose' Is Already Breaking Records

Bieber hits a homerun with his new album

Reviews may be mixed, but the numbers don’t lie. Justin Bieber‘s new studio album Purpose is on course to be a success and has already broken some records. In particular, the album has shattered Spotify first week streaming records. Via Billboard:

Bieber’s Purpose broke the global and U.S. records for the most streams for an album in its first week of release, with 205 million global streams and 77 million in the United States.

Billboard is also reporting that Bieber’s new album will most likely debut at number one when the sales figures for the Billboard 200 arrive. Considering Bieber’s fanbase, was any of this really a surprise?

Read Full Article

What to Read Next

Jeezy Releases Video for "Knob Broke"
HYPEBEAST Forums October Photo Contest: "Frozen Motion"
D∆WN (Dawn Richards) Covers Adele's "Hello"
Kobe's Poor Play May Move up the Release of the Kobe 11... and His Retirement
adidas Originals Tubular Runner Black/Onix
Load More